April 2017 Voting Round Results

The results of the General and Rally-O April voting were as follows.  All items passed and the regulation changes will be effective from 1 July 2017:
General
Item 1: Change to two-thirds majority for all voting items

97.11% in favour: passed
Item 2: Removal of need for physical marked-up catalogue
92.49 % in favour: passed 
Item 3: Allowing recognised clubs to hold Rally-O ribbon trials instead of (or as well as) obedience ribbon trials
 87.86 % in favour: passed 
Rally-O
Item 1: New Advanced exercise – Forward around pole
 92.05 % in favour: passed 
Item 2: Amendment to Advanced exercise “Halt – Stand”
92.05 % in favour: passed

October 2016 Voting Results

The results for the October 2016 voting round were as follows:

General
Change to deadlines for discussion items: Pass

Obedience
Change of Test A and Test B qualifying scores to 96%: Pass
Note that the original voting item with rationale, including rules around whether wins prior to the 1 January 2017 change count towards winning out of a test or towards TCQ, can be found here


Rally-O

Introduction of Rally-O Champion and Grand Champion Titles: Pass
Introduction of new Novice, Advanced and Excellent signs: Pass for all items
Reclassifying of the Moving Down Sign: Pass
Rewording for clarification for leash jerk and touching equipment: Pass

Details can be seen here: